'A family is a father, mother and children, and not two fathers and a child,' said Avi Wurtzman during his previous Knesset stint. While doing nothing to advance socioeconomic issues, he did initiate a 23 million shekel project for daily study of Torah.09:29 01.12.15 | 1 comments
"There are no special skills required for the position of president of the state" If there are special duties there should be special skills. Without going into this candidate's personal history, ability to execute presidential duties should be a prime consideration as far as candidature for our presidency is concerned. Once those duties have been defined, suitability for them is easy to establish. Rabbi Lau will have handicaps that have nothing to do with unproved allegations against him, that automatically exclude him as a candidate. In view of this, his very act of presenting himself shows lack of wisdom, one of the prerequisites. Are all ceremonial presidents in the democratic world elected by secret ballot?